Nathan Andrew "Nate" Torrence is an American comedian known for playing the role of Wade Bailey on the HBO series Hello Ladies and for his numerous roles in television advertisements.

He voices Ferguson O'durguson in Star vs. the Forces of Evil.

Early life

Torrence was born in Canton, Ohio, where he began his education. Torrence attended Hiland High School in Berlin, Ohio, and went on to attend Kent State University. His family used to own and operate a bed and breakfast in Berlin. After studying with Second City's Players Workshop in Chicago, Illinois, Torrence began touring in a comedy troupe called 'Corn, Beef and Cabbage', where he wrote, improvised and performed with his older brother, Jay and friend Josh Ruth. Torrence additionally studied improv at Second City in Cleveland and in Los Angeles and The Groundlings and Comedy Sportz in Los Angeles.


Torrence has appeared on television programs including CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Malcolm in the Middle, How I Met Your Mother, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, House, and Ghost Whisperer. He is perhaps best known for his role as a credit card customer service representative with David Spade in the Capital One "What's In Your Wallet" advertising campaign.

Torrence played Lloyd, a lab assistant, in the film Get Smart and reprised the role to star in the direct-to-DVD spinoff Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd: Out of Control. He has also played a crazy shirtless boxer on Reno 911 and Devon in 2010's She's Out of My League.

In voiceover, Torrence voiced Chuck on the animated series Motorcity, and he most recently starred in Zootopia as Officer Benjamin Clawhauser.

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